School Admissions

Number on School Roll

The Local Authority normally undertakes pupil counts each year in the Autumn and Spring Terms. The Spring Term Pupil Count takes place on the 3rd Thursday after the start of the term in January. Read more

School Capacity and Surplus Places

Every year the Department for Education asks local authorities with responsibility for education to provide a variety of data to enable Government to predict funding requirements in future years. Read more

Tier Systems and Year Groups

Find out what year your child will be in and when you should apply for a school place. Read more

Admissions Timetables

School Admissions Booklets and Guides

Download the School Admissions Booklet and useful Guides for Parents. Read more

School Admissions Factsheets

Download factsheets containing the answers to frequently asked questions about school admissions. Read more

School Catchment and School Search

You can find out if a particular address falls within a catchment area of a school by selecting the 'Search by Postcode' tab. Please be aware some schools will not appear because they do not use catchment areas for deciding places.

To search for schools by location, select the 'Search by Area' tab and enter your search criteria i.e. school location and school type. Clicking on a school will provide further information. Independent or privately owned schools will not be included within the results. Search for schools

School Admissions Policies and Appeals

View the latest admissions policies and find out information on the appeals process. Read more

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